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Ontario supporting the local fight against gun and gang violence

New action to boost local efforts to stop gun violence and gang activity across Ontario March 26, 2019 Ministry of the Attorney General Ontario’s Government is putting people first and taking strong action in its plan to fight gun violence and dismantle gangs by boosting local crime prevention, enforcement and prosecution across the province. “We […]

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Budget 2019 investments to help Canadians find and keep good jobs

March 26, 2019 As the nature of work changes, Canadians want to build their skills and learn new ones, so they can enjoy greater job security and build a better future for themselves and their families. The Government of Canada is working to make it easier for Canadian students and workers of all ages to […]

by pnationtalk on March 26, 20195 Views

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Media advisory: Parliamentary Secretary Gary Anandasangaree to Tour Northern Ontario

TIMMINS – Gary Anandasangaree, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism (Multiculturalism) and Member of Parliament (Scarborough–Rouge Park), will visit Moosonee and Timmins on March 27 and 28 and meet with representatives of the region’s cultural and Indigenous communities. Activities open to media are listed below. Media events for Thursday, March 28, 2019 Tour of […]

by pnationtalk on March 26, 20195 Views

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Alberta University of the Arts welcomes Jan Hall as university’s New Indigenous Coordinator and Facilitator of the Lodgepole Center

Alberta University of the Arts (AUArts) is pleased to announce the appointment of Jan Hall as the university’s new Indigenous Coordinator. Jan brings a wide range of experience from the public and private sectors to the role, including working with the Vice President (Academic) and Provost at the University of Regina, and collaborating with Aboriginal […]

by pnationtalk on March 26, 20194 Views

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Budget 2019: Helping Canadians find and keep good jobs

March 26, 2019               Oshawa, Ontario            Employment and Social Development Canada Since 2015, the Government of Canada has focused on strengthening and growing the middle class and offering real help to people working hard to join it. This is part of our plan to build a workforce that will lead in innovation and create good, […]

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The Daily Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Natural resource indicators, fourth quarter 2018 Real gross domestic product of Canada’s natural resources sector decreased by 0.4% in the fourth quarter. Natural resources prices fell 7.0% from October to December, led by decreases in energy products (-9.4%). Continue reading  Survey of Innovation and Business Strategy Enterprises that implemented product innovations reported on average that […]

by pnationtalk on March 26, 20194 Views

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PDAC 2019 Distinguished Service Award: Donald (Don) Bubar

Credits: ThePDAC Published on Mar 22, 2019 For his contribution to building awareness of Indigenous issues among PDAC members, his support of geoscience education in Canada, and his exploration success. During Don Bubar’s 40-year career as a geoscientist he has contributed to successful exploration in Canada, and been a leading advocate for geoscience education. But […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201914 Views

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H2O Innovation and Sustainable Water deliver Water Reuse Infrastructures Through Water Processing Agreements

Quebec City, March 25, 2019 – (TSXV: HEO) – H2O Innovation has partnered with Sustainable Water (“SW”) – Glen Allen, VA – on more than 45 eco-engineered wastewater reclamation and reuse projects in the United States. These projects range from small community-scale water treatment to district-scale wastewater reclamation and reuse. The partnership with Sustainable Water […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201914 Views

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Rubicon Minerals Announces the Filing of its Full Year 2018 Results

TORONTO, March 25, 2019 – Rubicon Minerals Corporation (TSX: RMX | OTCQX: RBYCF) (“Rubicon” or the “Company”) announces that it has filed its Financial Statements and Management’s Discussion and Analysis (“MD&A”) for the year ended December 31, 2018. The Company confirms that copies of these interim filings can be obtained at www.rubiconminerals.com or www.sedar.com. Financial Highlights […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201914 Views

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Goldcorp Announces Support for Newmont Special Dividend

Mar 25, 2019 VANCOUVER, March 25, 2019 – GOLDCORP INC. (TSX: G, NYSE: GG) (“Goldcorp” or the “Company”) announced today that it has consented to Newmont Mining Corporation (“Newmont”) (NYSE: NEM) paying a one-time special dividend (the “Dividend”) to its shareholders conditional on the approval of the Newmont resolutions by the Newmont stockholders and the […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201914 Views

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Canadian Championship Dog Derby and Dominion Diamond Announce Race Schedule

YELLOWKNIFE, CANADA (March 22, 2019) – Dominion Diamond Mines ULC (Dominion) and the organizers of the Canadian Championship Dog Derby are pleased to announce the schedule of races taking place in Yellowknife March 29-31, 2019. Dominion is proud to once again be the title sponsor of the three-day 10-dog race. The Canadian Championship Dog Derby […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201913 Views

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Large-Scale Delta Greenhouse Fully Funded as AgraFlora Organics Closes $20 Million Third and Fourth Tranches of $40 Million Equity Participation and Earn-In Agreement

VANCOUVER, March 25, 2019 – AgraFlora Organics International Inc. (“AgraFlora” or the “Company”) (CSE: AGRA) (Frankfurt: PU31) (OTCPK: PUFXF), a growth oriented and diversified international cannabis company is pleased to announces that, further to its news releases dated September 25, 2018, October 11, 2018, November 19, 2018, December 10, 2018 and February 28, 2019, it […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201916 Views

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Drone Delivery Canada Corp. Announces Closing of Bought Deal Financing For Aggregate Gross Proceeds of $10,020,000

TORONTO, ONTARIO – March 25, 2019 – Further to its press releases dated March 6, 2019, Drone Delivery Canada Corp. (TSXV: FLT, OTC: TAKOF) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce today that it has closed its previously announced bought-deal prospectus offering (the “Offering”) underwritten by GMP Securities L.P., Canaccord Genuity Corp. and Echelon Wealth Partners […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201912 Views

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Romios Announces Amendment to Agreement with Crystal Lake to Option Romios’ Newmont Lake Property

TORONTO, ONTARIO, March 22, 2019, Romios Gold Resources Inc. (“Romios” or the “Company”) (TSX.V-RG) (OTC-PK: RMIOF) (Frankfurt: D4R) today announced that the agreement (the “Definitive Agreement”) with Crystal Lake Mining Corp. (“CLM”) whereby Romios’ Newmont Lake Property (“Newmont Lake”) has been optioned to CLM has been amended to extend the date for CLM to provide […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201910 Views

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Pengrowth Announces the Extension of Its Credit Facility

March 25, 2019 CALGARY, Alberta, March 25, 2019 – Pengrowth Energy Corporation (“Pengrowth” or the “Company”) (TSX:PGF, OTCQX:PGHEF), today announced that it has reached arrangements for the extension of the maturity date under its secured revolving credit facility (the “Credit Facility”) through September 30, 2019, subject to certain terms. The Company’s $330 million Credit Facility […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201912 Views

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North American Palladium Files Preliminary Base Shelf Prospectus

TORONTO, March 22, 2019 — North American Palladium Ltd. (“NAP” or the “Company”) (TSX:PDL) (OTC PINK:PALDF) today announced that it has filed a preliminary short form base shelf prospectus (the “Prospectus”) to provide the Company with the flexibility to take advantage of financing opportunities, if and when needed, assuming debt or equity market conditions are […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201911 Views

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ISS Recommends Goldcorp Shareholders Vote in Favor of Proposed Plan of Arrangement with Newmont

Mar 25, 2019 VANCOUVER, March 25, 2019 – GOLDCORP INC. (TSX: G, NYSE: GG) (“Goldcorp” or the “Company”) announced today that it has consented to Newmont Mining Corporation (“Newmont”) (NYSE: NEM) paying a one-time special dividend (the “Dividend”) to its shareholders conditional on the approval of the Newmont resolutions by the Newmont stockholders and the […]

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Media Advisory: Ontario Budget to be Released April 11, 2019

March 25, 2019 Vic Fedeli, Minister of Finance, will deliver the 2019 Budget on April 11, 2019 at approximately 4:00 p.m. in the Ontario Legislature. Media lockup will be held in the Ontario Room of the Macdonald Block, 900 Bay Street, Toronto. Accredited members of the media can learn more about logistical details and register […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201913 Views

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Media advisory: Minister Murray to discuss Budget 2019’s skills training agenda with Indigenous Entrepreneurs in Victoria

March 25, 2019 – Ottawa, Ontario – Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat The President of the Treasury Board and Minister of Digital Government, the Honourable Joyce Murray, will participate in a roundtable event with Indigenous entrepreneurs to discuss the skills training measures announced in Budget 2019. Minister Murray will be available for media interviews following […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201913 Views

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Pauktuutit Inuit Women: Launch of Inuit Role Model Campaign

OTTAWA – Following an initial review of the Government of Canada’s budget released on March 19, Pauktuutit Inuit Women of Canada is concerned about a lack of details on some items and the omission of others. “While we are encouraged by some of the commitments promised in this budget ‒ funding the National Inuit Suicide […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201921 Views

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NTI: Hope, Optimism and a plan for a TB-free Nunavut

(March 24, 2019 – Iqaluit, Nunavut) March 24th is World Tuberculosis (TB) Day. “This World TB Day is a time of hope and optimism for a TB-free Nunavut – for ourselves, for our children and for generations to come,” said Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated (NTI) President Aluki Kotierk. “I take this opportunity to reassure Nunavut Inuit […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201918 Views

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Government of Canada takes steps to protect Aquatic Species at Risk

From: Fisheries and Oceans Canada March 25, 2019 Ottawa, Ontario – Canada’s natural environment and wildlife are at the core of our national identity. Biodiversity is the cornerstone of our way of life – the health of the natural environment supports our culture, our well-being and our economy. Unfortunately, some of the species in our waters, […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201912 Views

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ENMAX to Purchase Emera’s Operations in Maine for $1.3 Billion USD

Company Release – 03/25/2019 08:33 Purchase price of $959 million USD ($1,286 million CAD) for shares plus acquired debt, for total enterprise value of $1.3 billion USD ($1.8 billion CAD) Fully achieves the targeted asset sale component of Emera’s three-year funding plan and proceeds will be used to support Emera’s capital investment opportunities within its […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201914 Views

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MNC: Les Femmes Michif Otipemisiwak – Women of the Métis Nation receive funding for Métis Women to participate in Community Development

March 22, 2019, Ottawa, ON – The Government of Canada has announced capacity funds to Les Femmes Michif Otipemisiwak – Women of the Métis Nation. The funding from The Department for Women and Gender Equality is for $250,000 over 3 years for a total of $750,000. It will assist Les Femmes Michif Otipemisiwak to develop […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201913 Views

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ATAC Resources Ltd. Closes Oversubscribed $3.68M Private Placement

March 22, 2019 – Vancouver, B.C. – ATAC Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: ATC) (“ATAC” or the “Company”) announces that it has closed the private placement announced on February 22, 2019. The private placement consisted of the sale of 10,507,143 flow-through units at a price of $0.35 per flow-through unit, each consisting of one flow-through common share […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201915 Views

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Milton Logistics Hub Project — Review Panel Invites Public Comment on the Latest Information Request Responses

March 25, 2019 — The Review Panel established for the joint process for the review of the proposed Milton Logistics Hub Project is notifying participants that the Proponent, the Canadian National Railway Company (CN), has responded to Information Request packages 6 to 8. The Review Panel now invites the public, Indigenous groups, governments and other […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201911 Views

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Explore and recreate history with Photostories Canada, a new website created by the Canadian Photography Institute

March 22, 2019 Free online photography resource More than 800 photostories from 1955 to 1971 available to view The Canadian Photography Institute of the National Gallery of Canada is delighted to announce the official launch of its new website, Photostories Canada. Created in collaboration with Library and Archives Canada with funding from the Virtual Museum […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201912 Views

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TransAlta Announces Strategic Investment by Brookfield Renewable Partners

Calgary, March 25, 2019 – TransAlta Corporation (“TransAlta” or “the Company”) (TSX: TA) (NYSE: TAC) announced today an investment by Brookfield Renewable Partners and its institutional partners (collectively “Brookfield”) that crystalizes the value of its Hydro Assets, enhances its financial position to execute its strategy, and accelerates the opportunity to return capital to shareholders. This […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201915 Views

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Pauktuutit Inuit Women: Response to the Federal Budget

March 22, 2019 OTTAWA – Following an initial review of the Government of Canada’s budget released on March 19, Pauktuutit Inuit Women of Canada is concerned about a lack of details on some items and the omission of others. “While we are encouraged by some of the commitments promised in this budget ‒ funding the […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201913 Views

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AgraFlora Organics Increases Ownership Position in Propagation Services Canada Inc.

Vancouver, British Columbia / March 20, 2019 – AgraFlora Organics International Inc. (“AgraFlora”) (the “Company”) (CSE: AGRA) (Frankfurt: PU31) (OTCPK: PUFXF), a growth oriented and diversified international cannabis company, is pleased to announce it is acquiring an additional 10% of the shares of Propagation Services Canada Inc. (“PSC”) for $14 million payable by common shares […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201915 Views

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Canada Welcomes Interest in Indigenous Economic Opportunities in Proposed Trans Mountain Expansion Project

From: Department of Finance Canada March 25, 2019 – Ottawa, Ontario – Department of Finance Canada Today, Finance Minister Bill Morneau issued the following statement regarding Indigenous economic participation in the Trans Mountain Expansion Project: “Since re-initiating Phase III consultations on the proposed Trans Mountain Expansion Project (the Project), the Government of Canada has heard […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201921 Views

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Concert and launch of the 2018 Qilaut

To mark the end of Uqausirmut Quviasuutiqarniq, the Department of Culture and Heritage, invites Iqalummiut to the launch and concert of the 2018 Qilaut compilation album. Qilaut was created to celebrate Nunavut’s vibrant Inuktut music scene, and promote the use of Inuktut in daily life. This year’s theme is Nunavutaaqsimaliqtilluta (20th Anniversary of Nunavut). Winners […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201925 Views

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Conestoga College: Community members share experiences during Truth and Reconciliation event

March 25, 2019 Community members share experiences during Truth and Reconciliation event On March 15, Conestoga’s Aboriginal Services and Student Engagement teams hosted the college’s third annual Truth and Reconciliation event. Held at the Doon campus, the event welcomed members of the Conestoga community for a full-day of presentations that focused on the theme “Truth […]

by ahnationtalk on March 25, 201916 Views

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Nipissing First Nation receiving government support to assist walleye recovery – North Bay Nipissing

NIPISSING — The Nipissing First Nation is getting government support to manage the Lake Nipissing fisheries and assist the recovery of the walleye population. The Ontario government has a new memorandum of understanding that came into effect March 11 and ends March 10, 2022. According to a March 12 press release, the new agreement includes: […]

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Saskatoon getting country’s first co-working space on urban reserve – CBC

New space being designed on second floor of the First Nations Bank building Mar 25, 2019 Saskatoon will soon be home to Canada’s first co-working space on an urban reserve. Co-working is where people working independently or for different companies share one work space. A co-working space called Uspace that includes meeting rooms, business class […]

by aanationtalk on March 25, 201917 Views

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Progress Update From Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami And Government Of Canada On Inuit TB Elimination

OTTAWA, ONTARIO (March 24, 2019) – The President of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, Natan Obed, and the Minister of Indigenous Services, Seamus O’Regan, issued the following statement today: On World Tuberculosis Day, we are pleased to report that progress continues to be made towards the elimination of tuberculosis (TB) in Inuit Nunangat. In 2016, the incidence […]

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Specialized student centres are necessary to the student experience – The Chronicle

March 25, 2019 Having a space where students feel comfortable to express themselves and ask for non-judgemental help is what makes or breaks a positive college experience. Specialized student areas, such as Indigenous Centres, are integral to the student experience, not just First Nations students but all students. Durham College opened the doors of its […]

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Metis journey planned for Manitoba’s 150th – The Carillon

03/25/2019 Plans are underway to commemorate the 150th anniversary of Manitoba’s entry into Confederation with a Metis-led journey along the historic Dawson Trail. The Red River Metis Expedition would begin in early May 2020, just west of the Whitemouth River, and wind through the RMs of Reynolds, Ste Anne, and Tache on its way to […]

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NB Government: Silent Witness Project debuts documentary commemorating First Nation women

25 March 2019 FREDERICTON (GNB) – A documentary entitled The Silent Witness Journey: Two Women’s Stories was launched today in Fredericton during a symposium on intimate partner violence and homicide. The video chronicles the creation of Silent Witness silhouettes of two First Nation women who died from gender-based violence. The silhouettes commemorate the lives of […]

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Cree hockey broadcast a Canadian first – CBC

Ex-NHLer John Chabot wants more games called in Indigenous languages Mar 25, 2019 “He shoots, he scores!” Or, as some viewers heard on Rogers Hometown Hockey for the first time on Sunday, “Kitâskwêw, pihtakwatâw!” The Aboriginal Peoples Television Network aired Sunday night’s game between the Montreal Canadiens and Carolina Hurricanes in Plains Cree — the […]

by aanationtalk on March 25, 201918 Views

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Joint Message from the Minister of Health and Minister of Indigenous Services on World Tuberculosis Day – March 24, 2019

Statement Today, on World Tuberculosis Day, we reaffirm our commitment to eliminating tuberculosis (TB) in Canada. This disease is preventable and curable, yet it remains one of the world’s most common infectious diseases. While Canada has one of the lowest TB rates in the world, this disease disproportionately affects Indigenous Peoples and newcomers to Canada […]

by aanationtalk on March 25, 201919 Views

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Movie based in Nunavut touring province – Northern Pen

True story about Inuit lacrosse players well received HAPPY VALLEY-GOOSE BAY, N.L. — A film about Inuit youth playing lacrosse in a small northern community is being shown in multiple Newfoundland and Labrador communities this week. The Grizzlies, a true story based in Kugluktuk, is touring 33 remote Inuit and First Nations communities before the […]

by aanationtalk on March 25, 201916 Views

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New investments to help Canadians secure good jobs

March 22, 2019 Thunder Bay, Ontario Our global economy is evolving and offering Canadians new opportunities to succeed, but it also means people may change jobs many times over the course of their careers. The Government of Canada is working to make it easier for Canadian students and workers of all ages to improve their […]

by pnationtalk on March 22, 201914 Views

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BCAFN Celebrates World Water Day With The Tsilhqot’in Nation

(Lheidli T’enneh Territory, Prince George, BC – Mar. 22, 2019) – The British Columbia Assembly of First Nations (BCAFN) is celebrating World Water Day with the Tŝilhqot’in and other First Nations in Vancouver today. Chiefs and supporters are holding ceremonies and rallies in events during the day as they stand to protect this life sustaining resource. […]

by ahnationtalk on March 22, 2019499 Views

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NATIONAL CHIEF PERRY BELLEGARDE BULLETIN – Federal Budget and Comprehensive Claims Funding

NATIONAL CHIEF PERRY BELLEGARDE BULLETIN – Federal Budget and Comprehensive Claims Funding SUMMARY:  The federal budget tabled on March 19 includes a commitment to forgive and reimburse First Nations loans accumulated through the negotiation of comprehensive claims. I advocated for this commitment along with First Nations as a move consistent with our rights, title and […]

by pmnationtalk on March 22, 2019509 Views

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Adjournment Of Inquest Regarding The Death Of Austin Eaglechief

March 22, 2019 At the request of counsel for family, presiding Coroner Tim Hawryluk has postponed the inquest regarding the death of Austin Eaglechief scheduled for March 25-29 at the Court of Queen’s Bench in Saskatoon. Eaglechief, 22, was in a vehicle being pursued by the Saskatoon Police Service on June 19, 2017.  The vehicle […]

by ahnationtalk on March 22, 2019496 Views

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Nuxalk Nation celebrates completion of new and renovated housing

March 22, 2019 – Bella Coola, Nuxalk Territory, British Columbia – Indigenous Services Canada The Government of Canada is making important investments to improve housing conditions in First Nations communities, reduce overcrowding, and support the health and well-being of First Nations residents. Today, the Honourable Seamus O’Regan, Minister of Indigenous Services, congratulated Nuxalk Nation on the […]

by ahnationtalk on March 22, 2019495 Views

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Village Monde Launches the “2019 Exploring a World of Sustainable Destinations” Campaign ! Meeting Indigenous People

Mar 22, 2019 QUEBEC, March 22, 2019 – As part of the United Nations International Year of Indigenous Languages, Village Monde, with the support of Air Canada, Karavaniers, Les Offices jeunesse internationaux du Québec (LOJIQ), l’Office franco-québécois pour la jeunesse (OFQJ), Quebec Aboriginal Tourism and Desjardins, is proud to announce the launch of their big “2019 […]

by ahnationtalk on March 22, 2019502 Views

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Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald on the Importance of World Water Day

(Toronto, March 22, 2019) Today, Ontario Regional Chief RoseAnne Archibald is commemorating the 26th annual World Water Day along side First Nations leadership in Ontario. This year’s theme “Water for All” is quintessential to recognizing the inherent rights and responsibility to protect the waterways within Canada, and ensuring that First Nations are receiving the same […]

by ahnationtalk on March 22, 2019490 Views

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Opportunity to provide input on Royal BC Museum modernization

March 22, 2019 VICTORIA – British Columbians are invited to share their ideas for a modernized Royal BC Museum as the Province moves forward with planning to preserve B.C.’s natural and human history for generations to come. “The Royal BC Museum is one of B.C.’s greatest cultural icons, drawing hundreds of thousands of visitors each year. It […]

by ahnationtalk on March 22, 2019498 Views

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